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RE: st: Looping with label define


From   "Nick Cox" <n.j.cox@durham.ac.uk>
To   <statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu>
Subject   RE: st: Looping with label define
Date   Fri, 20 Feb 2009 12:57:22 -0000

Austin is pointing out that -labmask- solves this problem already. 

For more information and discussion, see e.g. this posting last month 

<http://www.stata.com/statalist/archive/2009-01/msg01049.html> 

-- and the links embedded in it. 

Nick 
n.j.cox@durham.ac.uk 

Austin Nichols

Eric A. Booth <ebooth@ppri.tamu.edu> :

findit labmask

On Thu, Feb 19, 2009 at 2:17 PM, Eric A. Booth <ebooth@ppri.tamu.edu>
wrote:

> I am trying to define labels for a numeric variable (countynumber)
using an
> existing string variable (county) so that the the countynumber will
take on
> a value label equal to the county for that same row.

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